Best Chemistry Universities in China

The 1st edition of Research.com ranking of top Chemistry universities is based on data collected from Microsoft Academic Graph on December 6th, 2021. Position in the ranking is based on a sum of D-index (Discipline H-index) values of all leading scientists affiliated with that university. D-index only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline. A leading scientist is a scholar with a D-index of at least 40 in an examined discipline. Show more

The ranking process involved a detailed examination of 166,880 researchers’ profiles from Microsoft Academic Graph. For the discipline of Chemistry, over 35,760 profiles were examined. Scientists from more than 1,737 institutions and affiliations were analyzed.

Position in the ranking is based on each scientist’s D-index using data compiled from Microsoft Academic Graph, which is the most prominent and well-established bibliometric database of this type available to the scientific community.

A detailed definition of our research process can be found on our methodology page.

Please take into consideration that the research institution or university for a scientist is set based on the affiliation details featured on their Google Scholar profile.

World
National
University Details
Scholars
Σ Publications
Σ D-Index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines.
7 World 1 National Zhejiang University

Zhejiang University

China
Scholars 67 14,008 Σ H-Index 3,780
15 World 2 National Tsinghua University

Tsinghua University

China
Scholars 47 10,798 Σ H-Index 3,082
19 World 3 National Nanjing University

Nanjing University

China
Scholars 45 12,997 Σ H-Index 2,891
30 World 4 National South China University of Technology

South China University of Technology

China
Scholars 44 9,600 Σ H-Index 2,587
36 World 5 National Nankai University

Nankai University

China
Scholars 43 9,103 Σ H-Index 2,448
39 World 6 National Peking University

Peking University

China
Scholars 40 8,653 Σ H-Index 2,340
43 World 7 National Hunan University

Hunan University

China
Scholars 35 8,119 Σ H-Index 2,271
51 World 8 National Wuhan University

Wuhan University

China
Scholars 34 9,057 Σ H-Index 2,145
53 World 9 National Fudan University

Fudan University

China
Scholars 35 7,099 Σ H-Index 2,136
57 World 10 National Sun Yat-sen University

Sun Yat-sen University

China
Scholars 35 7,558 Σ H-Index 2,022
60 World 11 National Jilin University

Jilin University

China
Scholars 35 8,249 Σ H-Index 1,989
65 World 12 National Xiamen University

Xiamen University

China
Scholars 32 7,044 Σ H-Index 1,911
71 World 13 National East China University of Science and Technology

East China University of Science and Technology

China
Scholars 31 7,118 Σ H-Index 1,822
77 World 14 National Dalian University of Technology

Dalian University of Technology

China
Scholars 28 6,843 Σ H-Index 1,706
84 World 15 National Tianjin University

Tianjin University

China
Scholars 29 6,658 Σ H-Index 1,662
92 World 16 National Soochow University

Soochow University

China
Scholars 28 6,591 Σ H-Index 1,556
96 World 17 National Sichuan University

Sichuan University

China
Scholars 26 5,623 Σ H-Index 1,507
125 World 18 National Shandong University

Shandong University

China
Scholars 22 6,353 Σ H-Index 1,333
132 World 19 National Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Shanghai Jiao Tong University

China
Scholars 22 4,967 Σ H-Index 1,281
157 World 20 National Fuzhou University

Fuzhou University

China
Scholars 16 4,053 Σ H-Index 1,117
158 World 21 National Northeast Normal University

Northeast Normal University

China
Scholars 17 5,172 Σ H-Index 1,113
159 World 22 National Beijing University of Chemical Technology

Beijing University of Chemical Technology

China
Scholars 18 4,376 Σ H-Index 1,105
170 World 23 National Tongji University

Tongji University

China
Scholars 20 3,448 Σ H-Index 1,042
173 World 24 National Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

China
Scholars 17 3,303 Σ H-Index 1,027
185 World 25 National Lanzhou University

Lanzhou University

China
Scholars 18 3,312 Σ H-Index 965
187 World 26 National Harbin Institute of Technology

Harbin Institute of Technology

China
Scholars 16 4,589 Σ H-Index 961
191 World 27 National Huazhong University of Science and Technology

Huazhong University of Science and Technology

China
Scholars 18 3,792 Σ H-Index 949
203 World 28 National Southern University of Science and Technology

Southern University of Science and Technology

China
Scholars 16 3,019 Σ H-Index 896
204 World 29 National Jiangnan University

Jiangnan University

China
Scholars 16 4,021 Σ H-Index 892
206 World 30 National City University of Hong Kong

City University of Hong Kong

China
Scholars 13 3,283 Σ H-Index 890
219 World 31 National Chinese University of Hong Kong

Chinese University of Hong Kong

China
Scholars 11 3,880 Σ H-Index 822
222 World 32 National China University of Petroleum, Beijing

China University of Petroleum, Beijing

China
Scholars 14 3,363 Σ H-Index 810
246 World 33 National Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Hong Kong Polytechnic University

China
Scholars 12 2,930 Σ H-Index 746
259 World 34 National East China Normal University

East China Normal University

China
Scholars 13 2,612 Σ H-Index 710
269 World 35 National Nanjing Tech University

Nanjing Tech University

China
Scholars 12 2,837 Σ H-Index 680
270 World 36 National University of Hong Kong

University of Hong Kong

China
Scholars 10 3,125 Σ H-Index 677
295 World 37 National Southwest University

Southwest University

China
Scholars 10 2,998 Σ H-Index 619
300 World 38 National Jiangsu University

Jiangsu University

China
Scholars 11 3,033 Σ H-Index 614
303 World 39 National Hong Kong Baptist University

Hong Kong Baptist University

China
Scholars 11 2,481 Σ H-Index 607
312 World 40 National Central China Normal University

Central China Normal University

China
Scholars 10 1,538 Σ H-Index 579
318 World 41 National Central South University

Central South University

China
Scholars 11 2,661 Σ H-Index 563
321 World 42 National Shanghai University

Shanghai University

China
Scholars 10 2,349 Σ H-Index 553
329 World 43 National Nanjing University of Science and Technology

Nanjing University of Science and Technology

China
Scholars 11 1,997 Σ H-Index 534
340 World 44 National Guangdong University of Technology

Guangdong University of Technology

China
Scholars 9 2,022 Σ H-Index 525
365 World 45 National Zhengzhou University

Zhengzhou University

China
Scholars 9 2,206 Σ H-Index 469
367 World 46 National University of Jinan

University of Jinan

China
Scholars 8 1,907 Σ H-Index 463
382 World 47 National Beijing University of Technology

Beijing University of Technology

China
Scholars 7 1,776 Σ H-Index 442
384 World 48 National Nanjing Normal University

Nanjing Normal University

China
Scholars 7 1,500 Σ H-Index 438
393 World 49 National Nanchang University

Nanchang University

China
Scholars 8 1,317 Σ H-Index 419
395 World 50 National North China Electric Power University

North China Electric Power University

China
Scholars 7 965 Σ H-Index 413
408 World 51 National Wuhan University of Technology

Wuhan University of Technology

China
Scholars 7 1,555 Σ H-Index 389
410 World 52 National Zhejiang Normal University

Zhejiang Normal University

China
Scholars 7 1,395 Σ H-Index 382
412 World 53 National Harbin Engineering University

Harbin Engineering University

China
Scholars 7 1,728 Σ H-Index 381
416 World 54 National Chongqing University

Chongqing University

China
Scholars 7 1,220 Σ H-Index 378
421 World 55 National China Agricultural University

China Agricultural University

China
Scholars 7 1,386 Σ H-Index 371
429 World 56 National Shaanxi Normal University

Shaanxi Normal University

China
Scholars 6 1,021 Σ H-Index 362
438 World 57 National Xi'an Jiaotong University

Xi'an Jiaotong University

China
Scholars 6 1,227 Σ H-Index 349
444 World 58 National Shanxi University

Shanxi University

China
Scholars 6 1,534 Σ H-Index 339
445 World 59 National Southeast University

Southeast University

China
Scholars 6 1,237 Σ H-Index 337
467 World 60 National Huazhong Agricultural University

Huazhong Agricultural University

China
Scholars 6 1,679 Σ H-Index 314
475 World 61 National Qingdao University of Science and Technology

Qingdao University of Science and Technology

China
Scholars 6 1,084 Σ H-Index 308
480 World 62 National Northwestern Polytechnical University

Northwestern Polytechnical University

China
Scholars 6 2,025 Σ H-Index 303
485 World 63 National Tianjin Polytechnic University

Tianjin Polytechnic University

China
Scholars 6 1,197 Σ H-Index 299
498 World 64 National Jinan University

Jinan University

China
Scholars 5 969 Σ H-Index 286
505 World 65 National University of Science and Technology Beijing

University of Science and Technology Beijing

China
Scholars 5 1,205 Σ H-Index 282
512 World 66 National Yangzhou University

Yangzhou University

China
Scholars 5 889 Σ H-Index 276
525 World 67 National Shenzhen University

Shenzhen University

China
Scholars 4 1,125 Σ H-Index 261
542 World 68 National Shandong Normal University

Shandong Normal University

China
Scholars 4 1,063 Σ H-Index 246
554 World 69 National China University of Geosciences

China University of Geosciences

China
Scholars 5 802 Σ H-Index 239
555 World 70 National South China Normal University

South China Normal University

China
Scholars 4 748 Σ H-Index 239
560 World 71 National Zhejiang University of Technology

Zhejiang University of Technology

China
Scholars 4 1,001 Σ H-Index 232
582 World 72 National Nanjing Agricultural University

Nanjing Agricultural University

China
Scholars 4 984 Σ H-Index 218
587 World 73 National Donghua University

Donghua University

China
Scholars 4 859 Σ H-Index 215
597 World 74 National Northwest Normal University

Northwest Normal University

China
Scholars 4 928 Σ H-Index 207
601 World 75 National Hangzhou Normal University

Hangzhou Normal University

China
Scholars 4 786 Σ H-Index 203
604 World 76 National Anhui University

Anhui University

China
Scholars 4 999 Σ H-Index 202
607 World 77 National Henan Normal University

Henan Normal University

China
Scholars 4 830 Σ H-Index 202
622 World 78 National Anhui Normal University

Anhui Normal University

China
Scholars 4 662 Σ H-Index 190
628 World 79 National Beijing Normal University

Beijing Normal University

China
Scholars 4 779 Σ H-Index 188
637 World 80 National Ningbo University

Ningbo University

China
Scholars 3 1,217 Σ H-Index 186
645 World 81 National Jiangxi Normal University

Jiangxi Normal University

China
Scholars 4 520 Σ H-Index 182
649 World 82 National Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen

Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen

China
Scholars 1 2,176 Σ H-Index 178
651 World 83 National Tianjin University of Technology

Tianjin University of Technology

China
Scholars 3 654 Σ H-Index 177
653 World 84 National Jiangsu Normal University

Jiangsu Normal University

China
Scholars 3 787 Σ H-Index 176
659 World 85 National University of Electronic Science and Technology of China

University of Electronic Science and Technology of China

China
Scholars 2 609 Σ H-Index 175
678 World 86 National University of Macau

University of Macau

China
Scholars 3 653 Σ H-Index 162
680 World 87 National Guizhou University

Guizhou University

China
Scholars 3 864 Σ H-Index 160
684 World 88 National Nanchang Hangkong University

Nanchang Hangkong University

China
Scholars 3 418 Σ H-Index 159
685 World 89 National Ocean University of China

Ocean University of China

China
Scholars 2 996 Σ H-Index 159
686 World 90 National Guangxi Normal University

Guangxi Normal University

China
Scholars 3 842 Σ H-Index 158
689 World 91 National Hunan Normal University

Hunan Normal University

China
Scholars 3 675 Σ H-Index 158
690 World 92 National Huaibei Normal University

Huaibei Normal University

China
Scholars 3 378 Σ H-Index 158
691 World 93 National Qufu Normal University

Qufu Normal University

China
Scholars 3 809 Σ H-Index 157
692 World 94 National Agricultural University of Hebei

Agricultural University of Hebei

China
Scholars 3 673 Σ H-Index 157
703 World 95 National China Pharmaceutical University

China Pharmaceutical University

China
Scholars 3 1,010 Σ H-Index 151
710 World 96 National Northwest A&F University

Northwest A&F University

China
Scholars 3 540 Σ H-Index 150
714 World 97 National Guangxi University

Guangxi University

China
Scholars 2 514 Σ H-Index 149
734 World 98 National South Central University for Nationalities

South Central University for Nationalities

China
Scholars 3 368 Σ H-Index 142
735 World 99 National Hubei University of Technology

Hubei University of Technology

China
Scholars 2 674 Σ H-Index 142
759 World 100 National Zhengzhou University of Light Industry

Zhengzhou University of Light Industry

China
Scholars 2 539 Σ H-Index 125

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